Nottinghamshire Healthcare has had its application for Foundation Trust status approved by Monitor, making it the first Trust providing high secure psychiatric services to be authorised. The Trust will now formally change its name to Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust.
Nottinghamshire Healthcare is celebrating its results in the National NHS Staff Survey.
A new service providing podiatry treatment for patients whilst they undergo haemodialysis, with the aim of reducing the number of lower limb amputations, has been launched at three sites within Nottinghamshire County by podiatrists working for Health Partnerships.
On Thursday 5 February, Nottinghamshire Healthcare is once again supporting Time to Talk Day, a campaign being led by Time to Change that aims to get more people talking about mental health than ever before.
Nottinghamshire Healthcare will host an event to launch a new DVD aimed at the Gypsy and Traveller communities.
The short film ‘Looking after Mandi' is designed to provide information about three of the main health conditions affecting Gypsy and Traveller men; diabetes, heart attack and depression.
As part of the ‘Check it Out - Healthy Body, Healthy Mind' campaign, Nottinghamshire Healthcare invited the GMB Nottingham Panthers to a Dementia Friends information session and afternoon tea at Highbury Hospital.